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Special issue of EJTIR published. Editorial by Martin Landré and Paul Peeters, article on carbon offsetting by Eke Eijgelaar. Open access!

Monday, June 20, 2011

The June special issue of the European Journal of Transport and Infrastructure Research (EJTIR) contains contributions of the TTRA European Chapter Conference “Transport and Tourism: Challenges, Issues and Conflicts” held in Rotterdam and Breda, The Netherlands from 22 to 24 April 2009, which was co-organised by NHTV.

Martin Landré and Paul Peeters wrote the editorial, while Eke Eijgelaar (all CSTT) contributed an article on carbon offsetting in tourism. The issue also contains articles on low-cost carriers (by Sven Gross and Michael Lück), approaches towards a more sustainable travel industry (by Derek Robbins, John Brackstone and Janet Dickinson) and destination branding (by Sanja Vujicic and Mikael Wickelgren).

The European Journal of Transport and Infrastructure Research (EJTIR) is a peer-reviewed scholarly journal, freely accessible through the internet. EJTIR aims to present the results of high-quality scientific research in the field of transport and infrastructure to a readership of academics, practitioners and policy-makers.

 


The articles of this special issue can be downloaded here:
http://www.ejtir.tbm.tudelft.nl/issues/2011_03/index.asp  


Bibliographical information:
Landré, M. & Peeters, P. (2011) Editorial: Transport and Tourism: a Weak Symbiosis. An Introduction to the Special Issue. European Journal of Transport and Infrastructure, 11 (3), 276-280.

Eijgelaar, E. (2011) Voluntary carbon offsets a solution for reducing tourism emissions? Assessment of communication aspects and mitigation potential. European Journal of Transport and Infrastructure Research, 11 (3), 281-296.